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Purdy: Will Sharks make moves before NHL trade deadline?
02/25/2015 10:52 AM PST - With the NHL trade deadline approaching, will the San Jose Sharks be major player or be content to stick with their current roster?
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Thompson: Take emotion out of Raiders stadium issue
Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis is doing right by the city and Alameda County by seeking a stadium deal elsewhere rather than having his team pillage local tax dollars again.
Wake of the Week archive: Trouble for local hero 10 years ago
Bud Geracie's archived column from 2004 that takes a sideways look back at the local and national sports scene
Mark Purdy's Blog
Hasso Was Watching. So Will There Be Major Ramifications From The Sharks Loss On The Big Stage? Stay Tuned.
Hasso Plattner, the Sharks owner, is the NHL s international man of mystery. He makes infrequent public comments.
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Visiting with grandparents on-screen
Grandparents are increasingly forging relationships with their far-flung grandchildren via Skype or FaceTime.
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Lupita Nyong'o's expensive Oscar dress stolen
“12 Years a Slave” actress loses now-famous Academy Awards dress that’s made out of 6,000 pearls.